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How To Do A SIM Swap With Telkom | Cell Phones South Africa

How To Do A SIM Swap With Telkom

How To Do A SIM Swap With Telkom – You can do a sim swap by get a new card and still keeping your existing Telkom number.

Lost or damaged your existing SIM or you need to exchange your sim for a smaller MicroSIM or NanoSIM to fit in your new device?
No worries! you can get a new number. You can do a Telkom SIM swap and still keep your old number, whether you’re on Prepaid or Contract.

when you sim swap , all your services remain unchanged due to the services being linked to your cellphone number and not the SIM number.
The PIN and PUK numbers of your new SIM will not be the same as the old SIM card.
Your RICA information will also be moved to the new SIM when the SIM swap is successful.

Follow the steps below to sim swap your Telkom sim card.

Step 1: Dial 081 180 from a Telkom, Vodacom, Virgin Mobile, Cell C or MTN phone.
Step 2: Inform the call centre agent that you want to do a sim swap.
Step 3:Provide your mobile phone number, IMEI number, your ID number and physical address to have your mobile phone blacklisted and the SIM card blocked if the reason for sim swap is due to lost or stolen phone and sim.
Step 4:Go to your nearest Telkom store to get a SIM swap.

Remember to take your id document as well as a proof of residence to the Telkom store for RICA purposes.